Ethereum’s Latest Price: Vechain Cryptocurrency Sees Prices Rise Nearly 2,000% | City & Business | Finance

The ruling Chinese Communist Party is notoriously suspicious of technologies and organizations beyond its control, hence its recent crackdown on bitcoin and other major cryptocurrencies. However, one cryptocurrency project that enjoys Beijing backing is Vechain (VET), a nationally developed decentralized financial operation that is similar to the Ethereum blockchain network. …

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China launches copyright protection blockchain

The China Copyright Society (CSC), a government-linked public institution under the National Copyright Administration of China, launched the Chinese Copyright Channel on Tuesday. The new blockchain can document proof of digital assets, monitor counterfeiting activity, collect online evidence, issue notices to remove pirated products, and help courts resolve copyright disputes …

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CFOs on the move: week ending June 4

Aradhana Sarin Aradhana Sarin will become CFO at AstraZeneca when its takeover of Alexion Pharmaceuticals is finalized later this year. Dr Sarin is currently Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Alexion. She joined Alexion in November 2017 and was Chief Business and Strategy Officer before becoming CFO. Prior …

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Soaring food prices seem to be the recipe for trouble

A farmer harvests corn in Woodburn, Indiana, USA, October 16, 2020. REUTERS / Bing Guan Emerging markets struggling to procure Covid-19 vaccines could have another kick in the guts: food inflation. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) said Thursday read more that its world food price …

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